Von Nebbitt

    Email Address: vnebbitt@uic.edu
    College: Social Work Department: Jane Addams Social Work
    Secondary Department: Jane Addams Social Work
    Title: Associate Professor
    Phone: 413-4321
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    1) Mental, physical and behavioral health of adolescents living in urban public housing.
    2) Neighborhood effects on adolescents' mental, physical and behavioral health. Community cohesion and adolescents' attitudes and self-efficacy.
    3) Eviction by foreclosure and the mental health functioning of memebers of foreclosed households.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 10

    Qualifications of a Student:
    social science or pre-med majors; some knowledge of stats; jr and sr only; honors college students welcomed

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    professionalism
    10 to 15 hour commitment
    literature searches for articles
    write-up BASIC statistical results
    edit reference sections for publishable papers

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